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2. Paired with a Casual Tee: It can pull your whole outfit together and make you feel ready to take on even the busiest of days.The post 13 Stylish Ways to Rock a Statement Necklace appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Summer Bellesa | Friday, July 11, 2014
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There was a time when it seemed like almost all desserts were made with Jello, even when you wanted a fancy dessert to serve at that elegant dinner party. Jello gelatin mixes had interesting flavors, bright colors and were surprisingly versatile –...
From: Baking Bites | By: Nicole | Friday, July 11, 2014
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  In September 2013, I visited the London-based set of Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy (you can find out more about what we learned and watch a video blog reaction here). While on set, we are able to talk with many of the key cast and crew...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Friday, July 11, 2014
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660 Solano Ave., $839,900Beds: 3 Baths: 2 1/2 Square footage: 2,200 (est.) Open home: 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday Situated on one-third of an acre, this farmhouse dating back to 1900 blends vintage ambience with contemporary comforts. The home retains its original...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Gareth Branwyn shares his favorite old household tools
From: Kevin Kelly | By: elance | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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David Abrams, one of the founders of Apollo Global Management’s European Principal Finance business, recently chose to move into a senior adviser role.
From: PE Hub | By: Chris Witkowsky | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Sometime around 1999, my dad took me to a vintage video game meetup in Raleigh. I was 12. There were a lot of Atari and MAME systems, maybe others. What was this event and who made it happen?The event was in a medium-sized building with rooms (ie not...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: scose | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Before talkies, type mattered enormously to movies, though the typists rarely got their due. A film festival has spurred the resurrection of one of those antique letter faces....
From: The Atlantic | By: Steven Heller | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Even as apps and websites have taken over, some prefer an analog courtship ritual...
From: The Atlantic | By: ​Georgina Parfitt | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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San Francisco Chronicle best-sellers, July 13 HARDCOVER PAPERBACK FICTION Bay Area 1. THE SILKWORM MIDNIGHT IN EUROPE Random House; $27 Lisa See (Random House; $27) ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE THE VACATIONERS THE CARE AND MANAGEMENT OF LIES * YOUR FATHERS,...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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In the late 1800s, the Detroit Photographic Company began printing a series of color postcards based off photographs of iconic places in America, such as New York City and San Francisco, and peoples such as the Seminole and Pueblo Indians.  All produced...
From: Business Insider | By: Harrison Jacobs | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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It’s time to take a holiday. At the Studio, we’ve been carefully mapping out our summer vacations for weeks. As you know, Garance is headed to Greece, Italy and Ibiza starting next week and we are…well… jealous. Just in case you haven’t planned...
From: Garance Dore | By: Alex | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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This sci-fi and steampunk-loving wedding is so full of DIY projects and amazing sights, you'll be pretty damn dazzled. Add in the amazing Beatles cover band, their "steampunk bling table," and of course, the San Diego Zoo setting, and you're in for animals,...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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This blouse was made as part of my fashion qualification course. Using only a basic blouse pattern, we were given the task of modifying it to create our own blouse/top design. I used grey polyester material and black polka dot mesh for a vintage/gothic...
From: Burda Style | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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Kenny Cao is Jiadoakou’s go-to guy for everything from whiskey to vintage video cameras that you won’t find anywhere else. He started off with his café Waiting For Godot in 2008, helping to shape café culture in Dongcheng as we know it today. ...
From: The Beijinger | By: thebeijinger | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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“Step by step, one by one, higher and higher,” Huey Lewis sang after as scintillating a victory as the Mets have manufactured this year, describing to a tee the process by which our fellas are elevating themselves these days. They can’t win more...
From: Faith and Fear in Flushing | By: Greg Prince | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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While Hurricane Arthur had many area communities scrambling for alternate dates for Fourth of July celebrations, the Town of Windsor had only one date to consider - July 4. For the 24th consecutive year, the "town picnic" as it's called, was held on...
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Abner Mares was recovering Saturday night from his first loss, a long layoff and adjusting to new trainer Virgil Hunter, and he got a clear decision win over Jonathan Oquendo in a style that was far less enthusiastic manner than we’re accustomed to...
From: The Queensbury Rules | By: Tim Starks | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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With a couple of days before my graduation, I decided I didn't like my chosen dress.... So I went straight to my sewing box to see what I could rustle up. Using a self drafted pattern, and a vintage curtain that I found in a charity shop, I transformed...
From: Burda Style | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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Throwback Thursday has become a weekly feature across many social media platforms. From vintage elementary and high school snaps to memories from just a few years ago, stars are taking advantage of each Thursday to share cherished and often funny moments...
From: Coutorture | By: Ivana Dukanovic | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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I have seen more movies based on L’Amour’s work than I have read his actual books. Hondo with John Wayne, Utah Blaine with Rory Calhoun, and Heller in Pink Tights with Anthony Quinn. Sam Elliott has made a pretty good career out of Louis L’Amour...
From: Firedoglake | By: dakine01 | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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Starting today, Hulu is the exclusive streaming home of all 17 episodes and 244 episodes of South Park. But as with everything South Park-related, it’s not so black-and-white: As announced at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, the...
From: A.V. Club | By: Erik Adams | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Maureen and Steve's San Francisco wedding truly captured the essence of the city. The DIY decor, a reception at the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park, and the bride's vintage dress - accompanied by a decadent crystal headpiece - all fit perfectly...
From: TresSugar | By: Hilary White | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Handmade dresses from designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana - each costing £24,000 and upwards - bewitch 200-strong Capri audience, including model Eva Herzigová...
From: Telegraph | By: Luke Leitch | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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It’s an ancient story of opposites: yin and yang, light and darkness, sweet and sour, cheap and chic, communism and capitalism. Though seemingly direct opposites, they contain traces, little droplets of each other and, if taken to the extreme, provoke...
From: College Fashion | By: Nare - Johns Hopkins University | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Moms-to-be love to be showered with love - and lots of baby gear - at their baby showers, and we've discovered themes to suit every expectant mom's interest. From celebrations inspired by baby animals, classic storybooks, and vintage finds to sprinkles...
From: Coutorture | By: Kate Stahl | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Faraon (1966). Kristin here: David has already posted an early report on his first full day at Il Cinema Ritrovato in Bologna. It conveys something of the overwhelming abundance of offerings at this year’s festival. Writing another entry during the...
From: David Bordwell | By: bordwellblog | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Unlike the Chevrolet Corvettes they (loosely) resembled, Opel GT coupes did not have a body made from fiberglass. Instead, the Opel’s body was made of steel particularly attractive to tinworm, meaning that few of the compact coupes survive today. Based...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Rebuilding Prodigy, one screen at a time...
From: The Atlantic | By: Benj Edwards | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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‘Boyhood’ movie review: Richard Linklater has created ‘conceptually brilliant new film’ (photo: Ellar Coltrane in ‘Boyhood’) Director Richard Linklater once said, “The most unique property of cinema is how it lets you mold time, whether...
From: Alternative Film Guide | By: Tim Cogshell | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Barcelona begin their preseason training on July 14. Luis Enrique will finally get the chance to work with his players almost two months after signing on the dotted line at the behest of Andoni Zubizarreta, per CNN.com. In what seems like the blink of...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Jason Pettigrove | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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"Less a race than a celebration of motorsports heritage," the Mille Miglia classic car rally takes place every May. Its thousand-mile course wends from Brescia through Verona and Padua to Rome and then back north to Brescia by way of Bologna. (PDF) First...
From: MetaFilter | By: GrammarMoses | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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If you own a classic car, the place to be Friday morning was the Mobil Gas Station on Woodward Avenue in Birmingham, MI. Where else would you find gasoline priced the same as it was when your vintage auto was brand new? For instance, the owner of a ’31...
From: Free Republic | By: Wards Auto | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Gary Johnson had his eye on a 1958 Chrysler New Yorker convertible for 10 years before finally making it part of his collection of vintage Mopars last year. “It belonged to my friend Aivar Lejins,” he explains. “He found it on Route 66 in...
From: Orange County Register | By: BY VANCE DURGIN | Friday, July 11, 2014
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  For sale: one 2S7 “Pion,” a Soviet-made 51-ton self-propelled artillery gun with a 203-mm cannon capable of lobbing a conventional explosive shell 23 miles or, when things get really nasty, a tactical nuke nearly 19 miles. Parking this 43-foot-long...
From: Car and Driver | By: Erik Johnson | Friday, July 11, 2014
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A Mecum auction from a few months ago in Indianapolis is on TV right now; where I just watched a Hagerty rep say he's seen an "average 65% price rise in the vintage SUV market over the last four years."Read more......
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Watch Merlotte's replace Cheers in what is probably one of the best True Blood spoofs ever created. It's really, really good. They even went back and got vintage werewolf illustrations to replace the old timey bar scenes. Read more......
From: Io9 | By: Meredith Woerner | Friday, July 11, 2014
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It’s hard to believe that it’s already the second weekend of July, meaning it’s well past the mid-year mark. With time flying by and so many things going on all over the world, it’s time to round up another places-to-go…Where To Go This Weekend...
From: Selectism | By: Staff | Friday, July 11, 2014
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The American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association will hold classic motorcycle racing in New Jersey; drag racing legends reunite in York, Pa....
From: New York Times | By: BENJAMIN PRESTON | Friday, July 11, 2014
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In which the Braves lost a series to a bad team. In the series preview I jokingly said the Braves were approaching the difficult part of their schedule but then corrected myself once I realized it was the Mets again. Turns out I could have just dropped...
From: Talking Chop | By: harris.nye | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Photo Credit: Julie Gerstein Truth Bomb: After a long day of class, my mind can’t help but wander. And about 86% of the time, that mind wandering leads me to BuzzFeed Style. I can’t help but click on post after post, and I love that I’m just as...
From: College Fashion | By: Devin - Johns Hopkins University | Friday, July 11, 2014
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My project is completely based on BurdaStyle 06/2013 pattern #136. Fabric - cotton with elastane. Very good pants pattern for me.
From: Burda Style | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Sony has released its trailer for the 30th anniversary release of its blockbuster comedy “Ghostbusters.” Starting with the vintage 1984 Columbia Pictures logo, the trailer begins by declaring “every few decades an event comes along of Biblical...
From: Variety | By: Dave McNary | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Fairy Gardens are a big trend right now, as is “vintage” décor.  This project is the perfect combination of both!  If you like the ideas of having or making a fairy garden and maybe you have an old vintage suitcase laying around, this is the...
From: Craft Gossip | By: Larissa Coleman | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Gullible internet users in uproar over vintage photo of Jurassic Park director posing with 'prey'. A photo of the Hollywood director on the set of his 1993 blockbuster Jurassic Park was posted online last Sunday. Facebook meme-maker and wit Jay Branscomb...
From: Free Republic | By: Daily Mail UK | Friday, July 11, 2014
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From: USA Today | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Daily Kos Radio's Kagro in the Morning show podcasts are now available through iTunes. One more "encore performance" to close out the week. Lots of help in today's podcast from the Daily Kos front page crew. Greg Dworkin shared a Brookings essay, "The...
From: Daily Kos | By: David Waldman | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Route 66 near Truxton, Arizona. Photo by Miguel Montesinos. Sometimes a luxury, sometimes a necessity, traveling the American open road has inspired generations of writers, artists, filmmakers and adventure seekers. In homage to the road trip, Milwaukee,...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Friday, July 11, 2014
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At one point during my visit to her Garment District showroom, Chiharu Hayashi, the designer behind Bags in Progress, describes her bags as tool totes for everyday life. As she says this, Chiharu gleefully picks up one of her bags to show me how each...
From: A Continuous Lean | By: Jake Gallagher | Friday, July 11, 2014
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An attempt to fire engines on the vintage space probe ISEE-3 fell flat, but the craft could still research cosmic rays and magnetic fields...
From: New Scientist | Friday, July 11, 2014
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